Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 130 150 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 -39 +15
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 479 146 736
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.75% 1.77% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.92% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 282 90 591
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,750 £32,471
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,117 £41,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.27% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £74,375 £68,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,308 7,618 23,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.53% 92.38% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,170 6,305 19,174
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.14%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Change Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Change Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Change Management in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +22 186 £60,000 +20.00% 28
Berkshire +45 138 £62,000 - 11
Surrey 0 96 £45,000 -12.20% 9
Hampshire -78 90 £55,000 +37.50% 23
Kent +9 57 £50,000 -16.67% 5
West Sussex +1 39 £55,000 -26.67% 1
Buckinghamshire -58 33 £50,000 - 12
Oxfordshire -13 16 £66,000 +10.00% 5
East Sussex -42 4 £47,500 -19.15% 3
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 182 (38.00%) Social Skills
2 119 (24.84%) ITIL
3 117 (24.43%) Degree
4 113 (23.59%) Project Management
5 111 (23.17%) Microsoft
6 109 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (18.58%) Finance
8 84 (17.54%) Linux
9 82 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
10 76 (15.87%) Service Management
11 71 (14.82%) SQL
12 67 (13.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 66 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (13.78%) Windows
14 64 (13.36%) Problem Management
15 58 (12.11%) Computer Science
15 58 (12.11%) Incident Management
16 56 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
16 56 (11.69%) Risk Management
17 55 (11.48%) SLA
17 55 (11.48%) Azure
18 54 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
19 53 (11.06%) Management Information System
20 52 (10.86%) Active Directory
20 52 (10.86%) Oracle
20 52 (10.86%) DevOps
21 45 (9.39%) VMware
22 44 (9.19%) Service Delivery
22 44 (9.19%) ERP
23 43 (8.98%) AWS

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.97%) IIS
2 8 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.25%) JBoss
4 5 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.42%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) Liferay
6 2 (0.42%) nginx
6 2 (0.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 56 (11.69%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.51%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.09%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.30%) NetSuite
2 8 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.84%) Maximo
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.48%) Azure
2 43 (8.98%) AWS
3 40 (8.35%) Microsoft 365
4 22 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (3.55%) Power Platform
6 13 (2.71%) IaaS
7 10 (2.09%) SaaS
8 9 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (1.46%) PaaS
10 5 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (1.04%) Google Workspace
11 4 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.84%) PowerApps
11 4 (0.84%) Serverless
12 3 (0.63%) Asana
12 3 (0.63%) GCP
12 3 (0.63%) GitHub
12 3 (0.63%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.63%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.14%) Firewall
2 36 (7.52%) DNS
3 28 (5.85%) Network Security
4 26 (5.43%) BGP
5 24 (5.01%) WAN
6 20 (4.18%) Internet
7 18 (3.76%) LAN
8 16 (3.34%) IPsec
9 15 (3.13%) DHCP
10 14 (2.92%) 2G
10 14 (2.92%) 3G
10 14 (2.92%) 4G
10 14 (2.92%) RNC
10 14 (2.92%) Wireless
11 13 (2.71%) HTTP
12 12 (2.51%) SAN
13 11 (2.30%) OSPF
14 10 (2.09%) TCP/IP
14 10 (2.09%) VPN
15 5 (1.04%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.92%) Big Data
2 14 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.71%) Power BI
4 10 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.09%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.67%) Spotfire
5 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.25%) MySQL
7 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.63%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.63%) Lumira
7 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.63%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.55%) JIRA
2 6 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.21%) Appium
5 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.21%) JMeter
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) MorphX
5 1 (0.21%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) TestNG
5 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 182 (38.00%) Social Skills
2 89 (18.58%) Finance
3 66 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.93%) Law
5 37 (7.72%) Retail
6 34 (7.10%) Telecoms
7 24 (5.01%) Banking
7 24 (5.01%) Organisational Skills
8 19 (3.97%) Influencing Skills
9 16 (3.34%) Manufacturing
10 15 (3.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
11 14 (2.92%) Automotive
12 10 (2.09%) Documentation Skills
13 9 (1.88%) Police
14 8 (1.67%) Marketing
15 7 (1.46%) Local Government
16 6 (1.25%) Military
16 6 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (17.95%) Analyst
2 35 (7.31%) Developer
3 33 (6.89%) IT Manager
4 28 (5.85%) Project Manager
5 24 (5.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (4.80%) Support Analyst
7 21 (4.38%) Business Analyst
8 20 (4.18%) Consultant
8 20 (4.18%) Service Manager
9 19 (3.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (3.97%) Architect
9 19 (3.97%) Network Engineer
10 18 (3.76%) Technical Analyst
10 18 (3.76%) Technical Manager
11 17 (3.55%) Senior Manager
12 16 (3.34%) Delivery Manager
13 15 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (3.13%) Validation Engineer
14 14 (2.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (2.92%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.72%) .NET
2 18 (3.76%) Web Services
3 14 (2.92%) ASP.NET
4 13 (2.71%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (1.88%) CSS
5 9 (1.88%) HTML
6 8 (1.67%) jQuery
7 6 (1.25%) XML
7 6 (1.25%) Yii
8 5 (1.04%) Visualforce
9 4 (0.84%) Velocity
10 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.63%) LDAP
10 3 (0.63%) REST
11 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.21%) Ajax
11 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.21%) Java EE
11 1 (0.21%) SAML
11 1 (0.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.06%) Management Information System
2 20 (4.18%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.34%) Clustering
4 11 (2.30%) Private Cloud
4 11 (2.30%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.09%) Smart Meter
6 9 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (1.88%) NHS
7 7 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.46%) CMDB
7 7 (1.46%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.46%) Life Science
8 6 (1.25%) Podcast
8 6 (1.25%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.04%) CESG
9 5 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
9 5 (1.04%) Replication
9 5 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (17.54%) Linux
2 66 (13.78%) Windows
3 32 (6.68%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.22%) Unix
5 18 (3.76%) Windows Server 2016
6 15 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.92%) Fedora
8 13 (2.71%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.25%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (1.04%) Debian
12 3 (0.63%) Android
12 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) AIX
13 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (24.84%) ITIL
2 113 (23.59%) Project Management
3 109 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
5 76 (15.87%) Service Management
6 67 (13.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 64 (13.36%) Problem Management
8 58 (12.11%) Computer Science
8 58 (12.11%) Incident Management
9 56 (11.69%) Risk Management
10 54 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (10.86%) DevOps
12 44 (9.19%) ERP
12 44 (9.19%) Service Delivery
13 42 (8.77%) Project Delivery
14 40 (8.35%) Root Cause Analysis
15 38 (7.93%) Information Security
16 36 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (7.52%) Quality Management
17 35 (7.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 71 (14.82%) SQL
2 30 (6.26%) Python
3 27 (5.64%) Java
4 23 (4.80%) Bash Shell
5 18 (3.76%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.55%) Shell Script
7 15 (3.13%) PHP
8 13 (2.71%) Go
9 10 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.88%) C#
10 9 (1.88%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.46%) C
12 5 (1.04%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.84%) C-shell
13 4 (0.84%) R
14 3 (0.63%) Perl
15 1 (0.21%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.21%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 117 (24.43%) Degree
2 41 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.92%) MBCS
6 12 (2.51%) CISSP
7 11 (2.30%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.09%) Master's Degree
8 10 (2.09%) PMP
9 9 (1.88%) CCNP
9 9 (1.88%) DBS Check
9 9 (1.88%) SC Cleared
10 8 (1.67%) MCP
11 7 (1.46%) CCIE
11 7 (1.46%) CCNA
11 7 (1.46%) CISA
12 6 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.04%) CLAS
13 5 (1.04%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.48%) SLA
2 23 (4.80%) GDPR
3 20 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (3.34%) QA
5 13 (2.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (1.88%) Data Quality
6 9 (1.88%) PMO
7 8 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 8 (1.67%) NIST
7 8 (1.67%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 5 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.42%) COBIT
9 2 (0.42%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.21%) GRC
System Software
1 52 (10.86%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.55%) Docker
4 14 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.51%) RHEV
6 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.84%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.42%) LXC
8 2 (0.42%) NFS
8 2 (0.42%) SRDF
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.42%) vSphere
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (7.93%) Ansible
2 19 (3.97%) Terraform
3 14 (2.92%) Puppet
4 13 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.46%) SCCM
6 6 (1.25%) vCenter Server
7 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.04%) QRadar
7 5 (1.04%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.84%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.84%) SCOM
8 4 (0.84%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.63%) Grafana
9 3 (0.63%) SCSM
10 2 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.42%) Icinga
10 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.42%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 111 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.86%) Oracle
3 45 (9.39%) VMware
4 27 (5.64%) Remedy
5 23 (4.80%) ServiceNow
6 21 (4.38%) Cisco
6 21 (4.38%) SAP
7 14 (2.92%) Ericsson
8 12 (2.51%) Meraki
9 11 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.30%) Veeam
10 9 (1.88%) IBM
11 8 (1.67%) Informatica
11 8 (1.67%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.46%) Snow
13 6 (1.25%) Citrix
13 6 (1.25%) JD Edwards
13 6 (1.25%) Palo Alto
13 6 (1.25%) Xamarin
14 5 (1.04%) Sophos